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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Piedmont North Carolina**

Health Status

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  Total
Respond.^
Excellent Very good Good Fair Poor
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 12,096 2,010 19.4 18.2-20.6 3,744 32.2 30.8-33.6 3,682 30.4 29.0-31.8 1,742 12.5 11.6-13.4 918 5.6 5.0- 6.2
-Piedmont NC 6,998 1,259 20.6 19.1-22.2 2,278 33.3 31.5-35.1 2,089 30.0 28.2-31.9 920 11.4 10.3-12.6 452 4.7 4.1- 5.4
GENDER
Male 2,618 464 19.9 17.6-22.5 867 33.4 30.6-36.4 798 31.1 28.1-34.3 319 10.6 9.0-12.5 170 5.0 3.9- 6.3
Female 4,380 795 21.2 19.4-23.2 1,411 33.1 31.0-35.3 1,291 29.0 26.9-31.2 601 12.2 10.7-13.8 282 4.5 3.8- 5.3
RACE
White 5,534 1,050 22.4 20.7-24.2 1,898 36.6 34.6-38.6 1,564 26.6 24.7-28.6 669 10.0 8.9-11.3 353 4.4 3.8- 5.1
African American 1,085 133 15.6 12.3-19.7 297 28.9 24.6-33.7 386 34.8 30.2-39.6 190 14.6 11.9-17.8 79 6.1 4.3- 8.6
Other Minorities 337 70 18.2 13.2-24.4 76 19.4 14.1-26.0 119 43.7 35.5-52.2 55 14.9 10.2-21.3 17 3.9 2.2- 7.0
HISPANIC
Hispanic 241 34 11.4 6.9-18.3 50 21.9 15.1-30.5 90 43.2 33.4-53.5 54 20.4 14.0-28.7 13 3.2 1.7- 6.1
Non-Hispanic 6,736 1,221 21.3 19.8-22.9 2,221 34.2 32.4-36.0 1,994 29.0 27.2-30.9 862 10.7 9.6-11.8 438 4.8 4.2- 5.6
AGE
18-24 179 48 23.7 17.2-31.6 61 33.4 25.7-42.2 56 35.7 27.2-45.2 13 6.5 3.1-12.9 1 0.7 0.1- 5.0
25-34 532 156 28.9 24.3-34.0 189 33.8 28.8-39.2 135 28.3 23.1-34.2 45 7.8 5.4-11.2 7 1.2 0.5- 2.8
35-44 1,043 249 22.4 19.5-25.7 402 36.0 32.4-39.7 275 27.9 24.5-31.6 82 9.5 7.2-12.5 35 4.2 2.6- 6.6
45-54 1,394 288 19.4 16.9-22.3 511 37.1 33.8-40.6 353 26.7 23.6-30.0 150 10.4 8.5-12.6 92 6.3 4.8- 8.4
55-64 1,542 262 17.6 15.3-20.2 497 31.3 28.5-34.3 469 30.6 27.6-33.7 199 13.4 11.3-15.9 115 7.1 5.7- 8.9
65+ 2,235 243 10.6 9.1-12.4 592 25.8 23.6-28.2 775 33.7 31.1-36.3 424 21.3 18.7-24.1 201 8.6 7.1-10.4
EDUCATION
Less Than H.S. 811 42 9.4 6.0-14.5 116 19.9 14.6-26.5 280 33.1 27.7-38.9 214 24.7 19.7-30.4 159 13.0 10.2-16.4
H.S. or G.E.D. 1,879 199 13.9 11.2-17.2 510 28.5 25.1-32.3 698 37.8 33.7-42.1 329 14.3 12.0-16.9 143 5.5 4.1- 7.2
Some Post-H.S. 1,675 277 17.8 15.1-20.7 573 35.8 32.2-39.5 518 31.8 28.2-35.6 211 10.2 8.5-12.3 96 4.5 3.3- 6.0
College Graduate 2,620 740 31.4 28.9-34.0 1,074 39.8 37.2-42.5 586 21.8 19.5-24.4 166 5.5 4.4- 6.8 54 1.5 1.0- 2.2
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 675 39 6.0 4.0- 9.0 96 17.2 13.0-22.3 204 33.1 27.7-38.9 191 24.9 20.2-30.3 145 18.8 14.8-23.6
$15,000- 24,999 992 73 9.3 6.6-12.9 210 21.4 17.2-26.4 387 41.8 36.2-47.6 199 17.1 13.8-21.0 123 10.4 7.8-13.8
$25,000- 34,999 700 88 12.1 9.1-15.9 205 27.3 22.5-32.8 264 39.4 33.7-45.5 106 16.9 12.7-22.0 37 4.2 2.8- 6.4
$35,000- 49,999 868 130 17.4 13.7-21.9 318 35.9 31.1-40.9 283 31.4 26.5-36.9 103 11.8 8.8-15.6 34 3.5 2.0- 6.0
$50,000-74,999 964 201 24.4 20.4-28.9 386 37.2 32.9-41.7 281 27.7 23.8-31.9 76 8.9 6.6-12.1 20 1.7 0.9- 3.2
$75,000+ 1,718 542 31.9 28.9-35.0 755 44.9 41.6-48.2 322 18.6 16.2-21.4 83 4.1 3.1- 5.4 16 0.5 0.3- 0.9
DISABILITY STATUS
Yes 2,446 129 8.3 6.4-10.8 464 19.3 17.0-21.9 810 33.5 30.2-36.9 622 24.3 21.6-27.3 421 14.5 12.6-16.7
No 4,253 1,063 25.8 23.9-27.9 1,727 39.7 37.4-42.0 1,175 28.0 25.8-30.4 264 5.8 4.8- 7.0 24 0.6 0.3- 1.2
VETERAN STATUS
Veteran 892 119 14.4 11.3-18.2 289 32.7 28.4-37.3 275 30.2 26.1-34.7 137 14.7 11.6-18.4 72 8.0 5.5-11.5
Non-Veteran 6,102 1,139 21.3 19.7-23.1 1,989 33.3 31.4-35.3 1,811 29.9 27.9-32.0 783 11.1 9.9-12.4 380 4.3 3.7- 5.1

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^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

Eastern North Carolina: Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Camden, Carteret, Chowan, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Duplin, Edgecombe, Gates, Greene, Halifax, Harnett, Hertford, Hoke, Hyde, Johnston, Jones, Lenoir, Martin, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Pamlico, Pasquotank, Pender, Perquimans, Pitt, Robeson, Sampson, Scotland, Tyrrell, Washington, Wayne, and Wilson counties.
**Piedmont North Carolina: Alamance, Alexander, Anson, Cabarrus, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cleveland, Davidson, Davie, Durham, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Granville, Guilford, Iredell, Lee, Lincoln, Mecklenburg, Montgomery, Moore, Orange, Person, Randolph, Richmond, Rockingham, Rowan, Stanly, Stokes, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, and Yadkin counties.
Western North Carolina: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Burke, Caldwell, Cherokee, Clay, Graham, Haywood, Henderson, Jackson, McDowell, Macon, Madison, Mitchell, Polk, Rutherford, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, and Yancey counties.

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